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Department of Agriculture not doing enough to reduce ammonia emissions says An Taisce

21st June 2019
Full text of Submission on Code of Good Agricultural Practice for Reducing Ammonia Emissions from Agriculture
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The DAFM have just completed a public consultation on their Code of Good Agricultural Practice for reducing ammonia emissions from agriculture, a requirement under the National Emission Ceilings Directive (NECD) [1]. This Directive sets emission reduction commitments for EU Member States for five important air pollutants, including ammonia. In Ireland, ammonia emissions are steadily increasing, breaching the NECD limits for both 2016 and 2017, and set to continue increasing beyond 2030. [2]... Read full article.

30th March 2017
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